Posts by Anthony Karr

2020 Dyson Electric Car Rendered

The EV will use solid state batteries. It’s not a secret that vacuum maker Dyson plans to launch a fully electric vehicle on the market before the end of the decade. We have more than speculations on the matter, as Sir James Dyson, founder of the company, announced earlier this year it will invest…

3 days ago by Anthony Karr 40

Rumor Again Surfaces Calling For End Of Chevrolet Volt…In 2022

The plug-in car might be replaced by an electrified crossover. Rumors about Chevrolet discontinuing the Volt have been swirling around for years, and now a report in late December indicates this might eventually happen in 2022. According to information by AutoForecast Solutions, brought to our attention by GM Authority, the automaker wants to shift its focus towards…

6 days ago by Anthony Karr 75

Bentley Bentayga Plug-In Hybrid Seen Testing – Spy Video

Bentley’s first-ever hybrid is coming next year. It’s been awhile since we’ve last seen Bentley testing the plug-in hybrid version of its Bentayga luxury SUV, but the eco-friendly vehicle was back in the public eye this time performing some high speed tests at Germany’s Nurburgring. Of course, no one expects the Bentayga…

4 weeks ago by Anthony Karr 0

Henrik Fisker Teases Egg-Shaped SUV

An exciting Fisker product in a whole new segment coming soon. The future of mobility will change forever. pic.twitter.com/hUqfs2swju — Henrik Fisker (@FiskerOfficial) November 28, 2017 What is it? Probably some kind of autonomous shuttle. Henrik Fisker, CEO and Chairman of Fisker Inc., has released an intriguing teaser image through his…

4 weeks ago by Anthony Karr 7

Mazda Rotary Engine To Return As Range Extender

A fitting application for the future. Mazda’s first rotary engine was launched half a century ago and the Japanese manufacturer is currently developing its modern successor. The good news is we will probably see it in less than two years from now, but, unfortunately, it won’t also power a plug-in sports model. Instead, according…

1 month ago by Anthony Karr 63

Putin Likes Tesla, Knocks Electric Vehicles

Russian people no longer driving “horse-driven carts or tanks,” president says. Russian president Vladimir Putin took part in the Russian Energy Week held in Moscow earlier this Fall, and talked about his relationship with his American colleague Donald Trump and North Korea. He also discussed energy sources and electric cars, claiming they…

1 month ago by Anthony Karr 46

Volkswagen Thing Might Make Comeback As Electric Vehicle

Could debut after the production Microbus-inspired EV. Remember the Volkswagen Kubelwagen? It’s a light military vehicle designed by Ferdinand Porsche and built by the German automaker during the World War II for use by the army. It also had a civil version, sold in the United States under the Thing moniker during…

2 months ago by Anthony Karr 32

Paris Will Ban All Gas Cars By 2030, Diesel By 2024

All diesel cars will be banned from 2024. Paris has committed to end all internal combustion engine-powered vehicle sales by 2030, the local authorities have revealed, in aim to become a carbon-neutral city by 2050. The city hall has announced its intentions at a climate forum earlier this week and is…

3 months ago by Anthony Karr 21

BMW Says No To PHEV Wagons

The Touring models might remain the only exception to electrification in the brand’s lineup. BMW is on track to electrify most of its models in the next couple of years, but, according to a new report from our friends at BMW Blog, the station wagon vehicles from the brand won’t receive electric…

3 months ago by Anthony Karr 5